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Wednesday, August 23

NASA names the Crew Exploration Vehicle

Image: NASA - Orion crew vehicle with lander

Back in July NASA named it's next generation launch vehicles, Ares I and V. Now they have announced that the Crew Exploration Vehicle which will sit on top of the Ares I rocket will be called Orion. The full press release is here.

More details on the Orion vehicle here and here.

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